Najibullah Kamawal, head of Nangarhar province health departmen told 13 people died in October 2 attack, while at least 40 others injured.
Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah called on United Nations, all nations to help Afghanistan in getting to new phase free of violence' after more than four decades of conflict.
Security has emerged as a major issue for the polls on 20 October as over 2,500 candidates are running for 249 seats in the Wolesi Jirga, the Lower House of the Parliament.
Taliban denounced Afghanistan-Pakistan for planning to convene major bilateral conference of religious scholars proposed conference of ulemas or clerics,bid to declare Afghan insurgency as un-Islamic.
Campaigning for Afghanistan's parliamentary elections kicked off despite deadly violence , allegations of fraud, Campaigning to finish on October 18 said Mirza Mohammad Haqparast, of Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan,
UNAMA voiced concern over rising number of civilian casualties resulting of air strikes by international coalition or Afghan Air Force.
UN mission in Afghanistan expressed strong concern over rising numbers of civilian casualties caused by aerial operations as two separate air strikes over weekend killed 21 civilians.
Terrorism in Afghanistan as provided vide USCRT 2017 ,Afghanistan cooperates with United States in counter terrorism effort as part of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.
Statistical Trends of Terrorism in Afghanistan 2017 provided vide USCRT-2017,though terrorist attacks in Afghanistan decreased 13 percent between 2016 and 2017, while deaths increased two percent.
Overview of Terrorism in South and Central Asia as provided vide– USCRT 2017 ,though al-Qa’ida in Afghanistan -Pakistan degraded, remnants of AQ’s global leadership and regional affiliate AQIS in Indian Subcontinent operate from remote locations .
Afghan officials said, Dozens of Islamic State fighters arrested in Kabul, ahead of Muharram, day of Ashura.
Afghanistan Shiite minority bracing for potential violence they prepare to commemorate Ashura, holiest celebration in religious calendar.
Kabul - Washington signed Bilateral Security Agreement under which some 10,000 U.S. troops can remain in Afghanistan after international combat mission ends on December 31.
Report of UN Secretary-General on situation in Afghanistan, implications for international peace- security, Regional Cooperation ,Regional approach to peace in Afghanistan.
Prime Minister Imran Khan pledged to offer Pakistani citizenship to hundreds of thousands of Afghans born to refugee families in Pakistan.
As it approaches the midpoint, the political, economic and security challenges the country faces remain significant and complex.
Between 15 May and 15 August, UNAMA recorded a total of 5,800 security incidents, a 10 per cent decrease compared with the same period in 2017.
Significantly Shah Mehmood Qureshi’s first foreign visit was to Kabul underlying importance being given to the country in the foreign policy by the Imran Khan government.
Negotiations between the United States and the Afghan Taliban for a political settlement stuck over the issue of maintenance of U.S. military bases in the country
India and Iran reviewed progress on completing Chabahar Port project that will provide India critical transport link to Afghanistan, by passing Pakistan.

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